The Big Sit! 2013 Statistics

These statistics reflect information submitted by reporting circles. As teams continue to report their Big Sit! results, the statistics on this page will change to reflect up-to-the-minute information.

Team Information: Packcipiters

Captain: Katrina Fenton
Location: Peterborough, New Hampshire (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  2. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  3. Black Scoter Melanitta americana
  4. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  5. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  6. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  7. Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis
  8. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  9. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  10. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  11. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  12. Merlin Falco columbarius
  13. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  14. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  15. Common Raven Corvus corax
  16. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  17. Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
  18. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  19. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  20. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  21. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  22. Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
  23. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  24. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  25. Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
  26. Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
  27. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  28. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis

Team Notes

Participants: Katrina Fenton, Mike Gebo Tom Ballio, Henry Walters, Julie Brown, Glen, Lori, and Alan Chretien

Weather: Morning fog, mainly overcast, light ENE wind, temps in the low 60s.

Location: Pack Monadnock Raptor Migration Observatory

Time At Location: 9 hours from 8:00a.m.- 5:00p.m. EDT

Notes:
A good blend of birds for the day. Pack Monadnock had one of its stronger showings of species for this time of year.

Anecdotes:
Participants came up as much for the hawkwatch as for the Big Sit, and a good time was had by all.


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